TITLE

US Navy nurses head online for medical tuition

PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
IT Training;Jul/Aug2003, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Nurses in the U.S. Navy are to use electronic learning in a bid for more flexible training. The Yokosuka Naval Hospital, based at a U.S. naval base in Japan, introduced the material after finding that naval nurses were struggling to fit the required training into their working day. Divided into eight modules, the Essentials of Critical Care Orientation course covers a range of medical subjects, including anatomy, after-care and cardiovascular care.
ACCESSION #
10580343

 

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